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  • Nation’s Fastest Growing Textile Recycler Sponsors Third Annual Trash 2 Trends Fashion Show

    ORLANDO, FL (PRWEB) FEBRUARY 02, 2016 For the second consecutive year, Central Florida-based American Textile Recycling Service (ATRS) is preparing for Trash 2 Trends, an annual fundraiser for Keep Orlando Beautiful. Hosted on February 6 at SeaWorld's Ports of Call, the event is an extravagant showcase for sustainability and innovative upcycled fashion created by local artists. The Trash 2 Trends sustainability story begins with the designer's choice of unusual reclaimed, ...

    Posted at February 2, 2016 | Topics : Press |
  • ATRS Recycling Kicks Off 2016 with “Buried Treasure” Conference on the High Seas

    (PRWEB) JANUARY 25, 2016 Houston-based American Textile Recycling Service (ATRS) sets sail this week for its 7th Annual Conference, this time with one very unique purpose. For the first time in company history it’s all hands on deck for these lucky employees, departing from the Galveston Port on a Carnival Cruise and spending the next week on the high seas in search of Buried Treasure! The creative pirate-themed conference kicks off at The Tremont ...

    Posted at January 25, 2016 | Topics : Press |
  • ATRS Recycling Celebrates 4 Years Keeping Rock ‘n’ Roll Arizona Marathon & 1/2 Clean and Green

    PHOENIX, AZ (PRWEB) JANUARY 19, 2016 American Textile Recycling Service (ATRS) joined over 22,000 runners bright and early Sunday morning on the streets of Phoenix, Scottsdale and Tempe for the annual Rock 'n' Roll Arizona Marathon & 1/2. Nearly 3,000 pounds of donated warmup gear, clothing and shoes was collected from the Health & Fitness Expo and the Course. Additionally, 400 pounds of unused finisher medals were recycled from the ...

    Posted at January 19, 2016 | Topics : Press |
  • ATRS Recycling Helps Marathoners ROCK RUN RECYCLE at the Rock ‘n’ Roll Arizona Marathon & 1/2

    PHOENIX, AZ (PRWEB) JANUARY 13, 2016 American Textile Recycling Service (ATRS) is gearing up for the first Rock 'n' Roll Marathon Series tour stop of 2016, hosted in Arizona. Nearly 23,000 runners, spectators and community members are expected to attend the event's Health & Fitness Expo on Friday and Saturday in preparation for Sunday's races. As an exhibiting sponsor, the ATRS Green Team and Recycling Fairy will be at ...

    Posted at January 13, 2016 | Topics : Press |
  • ATRS Recycling Kicks Off Third Annual Trash 2 Trends Fashion Show With Mix and Mingle Party

    ORLANDO, FL (PRWEB) JANUARY 12, 2016 For the second consecutive year, American Textile Recycling Service (ATRS) joins SeaWorld, City Beverages and other leading Central Florida businesses as a sponsor of the annual Trash 2 Trends Recycled Fashion Show, a fundraiser to benefit Keep Orlando Beautiful. Trash 2 Trends, which is celebrating its third anniversary this year, will be hosted at SeaWorld Orlando's Ports of Call on February 6, 2016. Trash ...

    Posted at January 12, 2016 | Topics : Press |
  • Generous Secret Santa Helps ATRS Recycling Spread Holiday Cheer this Season

    SPRING, TX (PRWEB) DECEMBER 21, 2015 It seems a Good Samaritan in Houston has embraced the Decide2Donate holiday spirit. While servicing American Textile Recycling Service (ATRS) donation bins early on Wednesday morning, a uniformed employee driver came across an unexpected surprise. Amongst all the normal donations of clothes, shoes and other textiles in the bin were 28 carefully wrapped gifts, addressed alternately to "boy" or "girl". Each present was signed by none other than ...

    Posted at December 22, 2015 | Topics : Press |
  • American Textile Recycling Buys Indiana Collection Facility

    Clothing recycler American Textile Recycling Service (ATRS) has acquired a clothing collection facility in Indianapolis for an undisclosed amount. The Houston-based ATRS purchased the 21,000-sq.-ft. clothing and shoe collection facility formerly owned by Retail Management Specialists of Eastern Missouri LLC, which operates Red Racks and Team Thrift stores in Colorado, Kansas, Missouri and Utah. The donation bin operation was based in Muncie, Ind., according to a news release. The Indianapolis facility operated 144 bins through ...

    Posted at December 18, 2015 | Topics : Press |
  • Texas-Based Recycler Acquires Indy Facility

    INDIANAPOLIS - A Texas-based clothing recycling company has acquired a clothing and shoe collection facility in Indianapolis. American Textile Recycling Service bought the 21,000 square-foot facility, which operates 144 collection bins in Anderson, Marion, Muncie and Indianapolis. The facility has supported the Indiana State Department of Disabled American Veterans for two years. ATRS Chief Marketing Officer Debra Stevenson Peganyee says their goal is to help DAV "expand this clothing donation partnership into an ongoing stream of monthly ...

    Posted at December 16, 2015 | Topics : Press |